HBO has released a statement on the decision to not move forward with the second season of Vinyl even after the earlier announcement of a second season.
“After careful consideration, we have decided not to proceed with a second season of Vinyl,” . “Obviously, this was not an easy decision. We have enormous respect for the creative team and cast for their hard work and passion on this project.
Cancellation was not based on the work of the new Vinyl creative team of Burns and executive producer Max Borenstein as no scripts for Season 2 had been delivered.